He's appearing in the April issue of the fahsion magazine Nylon and headlining the upcoming short drama "How to Buy a Friend".
The associated photospread seems well-designed to make the most of Lee Shin-young's youthful appeal. But he will need more than just that to jumpstart a major career in the South Korean entertainment industry. An online press conference for "How to Buy a Friend" stated that the goal for the short drama was ratings somewhere in the 7% range. The drama will start on April 6th.
Written by William Schwartz
"How to Buy a Friend" is directed by Yoo Yeong-eun-I, written by Kim Joo-man-I, and features Lee Shin-young, Shin Seung-ho, Kim Sohye, Oh Hee-joon, Min Dohee, Jo Yi-hyun. Broadcasting information in Korea: 2020/04/06~Upcoming, Mon, Tue 22:00 on KBS.
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via email@example.com.
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